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Luggage Maker Salary

$31,392 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$446

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Luggage Maker is $31,392 a year and $15 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Luggage Maker is between $24,239 and $37,205. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Covers and lines luggage frames with fabric, leather, imitation leather, or vinyl plastics and attaches hardware to complete luggage according to sketches or customer's order: measures luggage frame with rule to determine size of cover material.
  • Cuts material to size with guillotine knife, drapes material over frame, and trims it to fit, using scissors or knife.
  • Spreads glue over back of material with brush and glues material to frame.
  • Sews edges of material to frame, using foot-controlled stitching machine, to provide additional bond.
  • Drills holes for rivets and attaches handles and hardware, using foot-controlled rivet punch machine.
  • Cuts lining to fit inside of frame and glues it in place.
  • Sews welting, piping, or chafing strips to decorate or protect luggage, using stitching machine.
  • May build wooden luggage frames.
  • May operate stamping machine to stamp initials on luggage stamping-press operator.
  • May repair or renovate worn or damaged luggage luggage repairer.
Luggage Maker Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers

Job family population: 7,180

Estimated population of Luggage Maker jobs: 595

Rate of error: 7.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$36,392
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About United States

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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

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